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Valentine's Wines

Valentine’s Wines

    Valentine’s Day is an awesome time to pull out some wines you might not normally drink. For starters, it’s a day that abounds with chocolate, a notoriously difficult food to pair with wine. Or is it…? A glass of brachetto is the perfect choice for something on the lighter side. This Italian dessert […]

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Bubbles to Ring In the New Year

Bubbles to Ring In the New Year

It’s the most wonderful time of year: Champagne season!   And while the French sparkling wine is a classic for a reason, consider trying a different sort of bubbly as you spend this week making merry at parties and ringing in the New Year.   So, I present for your consideration:   Cava is Spain’s […]

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Fizzy Fun for the Holiday Season

Fizzy Fun for the Holiday Season

Let the festivities begin! The Thanksgiving holiday starts off weeks of merriment punctuated by twinkling lights, sparkly dresses, epic feasts and large amounts of presents, culminating in a raucous celebration to welcome the New Year.   Sparkling wine is the unofficial beverage of this season, and why not? The bubbles perfectly capture the season’s joy […]

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Pinot Meunier

Pinot Meunier

For a long time, the classic Champagne grape Pinot Meunier (pronounced pi-no moon-yay) has played a distant third fiddle to Chardonnay and Pinot Noir, the wine’s two primary varietals.   However, the grape is on a bit of a roll lately, getting some love and deserved attention from media and winemakers.   So what’s it […]

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Fresh, Festive Champagne

Fresh, Festive Champagne

What better signals the start of the holiday season than the happy sound of a Champagne cork popping? Champagne can be a challenging wine – it often has a dark, yeasty, bready depth that makes it a less approachable than a softer sparkling wine like, say, Prosecco.   But there is another breed of Champagne […]

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